Sharpe's Pottery Museum

Explore this award winning pottery site, exhibiting internationally important pottery and sanitary ware, plus The National Forest story. Visit the Tourist Information Centre, café, gift shop, playzone and activities for all.

Opening times

Museum and TIC: All year, Mon - Sat, 10am - 4.30pm. Cafe: All year, Mon - Sat, 10am - 4pm. Museum, TIC and Cafe: Bank Holiday Mondays, 10am - 3pm. Museum, TIC and Coffee Shop: Christmas and New Year, Closed.


Museum entry: Free. Group tours (including refreshments): £5 per person.


  • Accepts Credit Cards
  • Baby Changing Facilities
  • Car Parking
  • Children Welcome
  • Children's Play Area
  • Conference Facilities
  • Disabled Parking
  • Disabled Toilets
  • Educational Activities
  • Gift Shop
  • Information Centre
  • Licensed
  • Restaurant Cafe
  • Toilets
  • Wheelchair Access

Location Map

23, West Street Swadlincote Derbyshire DE11 9DG